Check JFS for programs

Check JFS for programs

The Jewish Family Service of MetroWest NJ offers many programs this fall.

“Coping with Unexpected Loss: The Impact of Suicide and its Ripple Effects,” a parenting and a teen support group, will begin in the next few weeks. Email to learn more.

“Happily Even After: Beyond Separation & Divorce,” a virtual divorce support group, starts on October 5. Most major insurances are accepted. Email or call (973) 637-1758.

“A Journey Through Grief,” a virtual bereavement group for older adults who have lost a spouse or significant other, begins on October 11. Most major insurances accepted. To register, email or call (973) 637-1712.

A social skills group, for children from 8 to 11 years old, meets virtually beginning on October 12. Most major insurances are accepted. For information, email

A spousal bereavement group for widows and widowers over 65 who have lost a spouse or significant other within the last five years and are struggling with their grief, meets virtually, beginning October 6. Most major insurances are accepted. For information, email or call (973) 765-9050 x1723.

Alzheimer’s New Jersey offers free family virtual support groups on the second Monday of the month or third Thursday of the month. For more information or to register, email or call (973) 765-9050.

“Playgroup with a Purpose,” is a free weekly virtual group for parents with newborns to 16-month-olds, where they can share experiences and connect with each other. It’s in collaboration with Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel of South Orange and will meet on Wednesdays, starting October 6. For information, email

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